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Emma Thomasson / Reuters:
German cabinet approves plan that could fine social networks up to $53M if companies do not remove hate speech quickly   —  Germany's cabinet approved a plan on Wednesday to fine social networks up to 50 million euros ($53 million) if they fail to remove hateful postings quickly, prompting concerns the law could limit free expression.
Apr 5, 2017, 11:35 AMIn context
Sankalp Phartiyal / Reuters:
Amid falling cash reserves, CFO of Indian online retailer Snapdeal says firm is looking to raise $100M from SoftBank and others   —  Indian online retailer Snapdeal is looking to raise just over $100 million from existing shareholders including Japan's SoftBank and new investors, its chief financial officer said.
Apr 4, 2017, 5:25 PMIn context
Jonathan Stempel / Reuters:
New York's top court rejects Facebook's challenge of 381 search warrants, writing it's up to targets of warrants, not third parties, to argue warrants' validity   —  New York state's highest court on Tuesday rejected Facebook Inc's (FB.O) challenge to 381 search warrants to uncover suspected …
Apr 4, 2017, 4:30 PMIn context
David Shepardson / Reuters:
FCC reverses Charter Communications “overbuild” requirement for TWC merger that said it must expand broadband to 1M households already served by competitor   —  The U.S. Federal Communications Commission is reversing a requirement imposed under the Obama administration …
Apr 3, 2017, 12:55 PMIn context
J.R. Wu / Reuters:
Foxconn sees 30% rise in quarterly profit YOY, despite its first revenue decline in its 26 years as a public company   —  Taiwan's Foxconn, the world's largest contract electronics maker and a key Apple Inc supplier, on Friday reported 30 percent growth in fourth quarter net profit from a year ago, defying expectations for a decline.
Apr 1, 2017, 6:05 AMIn context
Anjali Athavaley / Reuters:
Verizon restructures into three units, hires former Ericsson CEO Hans Vestberg to lead network and technology group   —  Verizon Communications Inc (VZ.N) said on Friday that Hans Vestberg, the former Ericsson chief executive officer, has joined the company and will lead a team building …
Mar 31, 2017, 10:25 PMIn context
Reuters:
BlackBerry reports better-than-expected adjusted earnings for the sixth straight quarter amid shift from hardware to higher-margin software business   —  BlackBerry Ltd reported better-than-expected adjusted earnings for the sixth straight quarter, as the smartphone pioneer's shift …
Mar 31, 2017, 8:15 PMIn context
Reuters:
Uber resumes testing self-driving cars in San Francisco after halt following crash in Arizona; autonomous cars in Arizona, Pennsylvania to resume later today   —  Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] put its self-driving cars back on the road on Monday, voicing confidence in its autonomous vehicle …
Mar 27, 2017, 12:10 PMIn context
Reuters:
Sources: AMC Networks is planning commercial-free streaming service for about $4.99-$6.99/month for people who subscribe to AMC via cable TV   —  AMC Networks Inc, whose shows include “The Walking Dead,” is planning to launch a commercial-free online video streaming service aimed at millennial TV subscribers …
Mar 24, 2017, 3:30 PMIn context
Dan Burns / Reuters:
Canada reveals new budget that redefines ride-sharing firms as taxi companies, ending Uber's tax advantage   —  The new national budget unveiled Wednesday by Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's Liberal government took aim at ride-sharing providers such as Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] …
Mar 22, 2017, 8:50 PMIn context

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